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Can I get some advice on where to apply!

Can I get some advice on where to apply!
« on: February 24, 2008, 12:03:01 PM »
Hello everyone,

I will appreciate some suggestion on what are my chances and where do you think I should apply...I bombed the Lsat and I got a 148 :'(, and I know that I have to retake, but I still want to try my chances.
I am Persian, and I moved to U.S at the age of 17.
I was a double major, and I hold BS in Chemistry and BA in Near Eastern Languages and Civilization with the GPA of 3.62 from University of Washington.As far as my experiences...I was a translator at a law firm, volunteered for a year in the hospital, worked in the lab, I also was a medical intern for 6 months, and I have been a superviser in retail too. I have strong letters and a very good essay. I also speak three languages...I am not sure if age makes any difference, but any way I am under 25.
My goal was UW, but I am not sure if it is possible anymore :(

Re: Can I get some advice on where to apply!
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2008, 12:31:33 PM »
Hello everyone,

I will appreciate some suggestion on what are my chances and where do you think I should apply...I bombed the Lsat and I got a 148 :'(, and I know that I have to retake, but I still want to try my chances.
I am Persian, and I moved to U.S at the age of 17.
I was a double major, and I hold BS in Chemistry and BA in Near Eastern Languages and Civilization with the GPA of 3.62 from University of Washington.As far as my experiences...I was a translator at a law firm, volunteered for a year in the hospital, worked in the lab, I also was a medical intern for 6 months, and I have been a superviser in retail too. I have strong letters and a very good essay. I also speak three languages...I am not sure if age makes any difference, but any way I am under 25.
My goal was UW, but I am not sure if it is possible anymore :(


Nowhere.  Your GPA looks good, as do your soft factors.  Your age is a positive; you've got some real world experience.  Your LSAT score is killing you.  Retake and ask this question again.

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Re: Can I get some advice on where to apply!
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2008, 12:36:43 PM »
If you are applying for next cycle, you have a lot of time! Retake in June and see how you do! Did you take a LSAT class or anything?